8th District race pits Gerrato against Muscarella

In the 8th Legislative District, Democrat Carl Gerrato, a Nassau County correction officer, is challenging longtime incumbent Vincent Musarella, a Republican who was first elected in 1995.

Representing the ‘pride of Malverne’

More than 50 high schools took part at the 44th annual New York State Field Band Conference championships on Oct. 29. In its second year of competing in Small School Class Division 1, the highest …

Tackling the opioid crisis

On Oct. 26, the same day President Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency, the West Hempstead Community Support Association hosted a substance-abuse forum at West …

Celebrating all nine lives

Cat lovers of all ages gathered to support Courageous Cats, a rescue and adoption group that serves Long Island, at its Sip and See Fundraiser at Crossroads Farm in Malverne on Oct. 27. From live …

Churches offer ‘beacon of hope’

After the Long Island Council of Churches’ executive director was ousted in September, a new group, the Long Island Alliance of Churches, has formed, officials of the group say, to serve …